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Trump addresses GOP as power to shape national debate wanes
Trump addresses GOP as power to shape national debate wanes

Former President Donald Trump insists he's enjoying his life off Twitter. Since he was barred from Twitter and other platforms, Trump can no longer speak...

Look out for mating crabs on South Carolina beaches, officials say. Here
Look out for mating crabs on South Carolina beaches, officials say. Here's why

"Help be our eyes and ears on the beach," state wildlife officials say.

95% efficacy for COVID vaccines doesn
95% efficacy for COVID vaccines doesn't mean there's a 5% infection risk. Here's why

It also doesn't mean 95% of people are protected from the disease.

Adam Kinzinger becomes first Republican in Congress to call for Matt Gaetz
Adam Kinzinger becomes first Republican in Congress to call for Matt Gaetz's resignation amid federal investigation

The House Ethics Committee announced Friday it had opened an investigation into Gaetz's possible violation of House rules.

Ukrainians fear a return to the bloodshed of 2014 as Russian forces mass on border
Ukrainians fear a return to the bloodshed of 2014 as Russian forces mass on border

Nervous. Worried. Used to it. Ask a civilian on either side of the frontline in eastern Ukraine how they feel living in the middle of the longest running...

Travel restrictions by country: Here
Travel restrictions by country: Here's where Americans can visit this summer

Data: Sherpa; Chart: Will Chase/AxiosYou've got your COVID vaccine, and the CDC says it's OK to travel this summer, even internationally. But you're likely...

Miami venture capitalists: Inclusion must be defining characteristic of local tech ecosystem
Miami venture capitalists: Inclusion must be defining characteristic of local tech ecosystem

The past few months have been unlike any in the history of Miami's business and tech ecosystem. But while the city may be the sweetheart of the moment, Miami...

'Only hot people get the Pfizer': Vaccine rivalries descend on TikTok

"Um, only hot people get the Pfizer vaccine," a popular TikTok audio by user "idrinkurmilkshake" announces. "If you got Moderna then, I don't know what to...

Army scientists hope their COVID-19 vaccine will be a universal booster shot
Army scientists hope their COVID-19 vaccine will be a universal booster shot

Scientists at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research are examining whether their COVID vaccine can "mix and match" with others.

Experts alarmed by number of COVID survivors with brain disorders
Experts alarmed by number of COVID survivors with brain disorders

Among patients treated in the ICU, 7% suffered a stroke and nearly 2% were diagnosed with dementia. Researchers also found 17% of patients developed anxiety ...

The Number of Unaccompanied Children Arriving at the U.S.-Mexico Border Doubled From February to March
The Number of Unaccompanied Children Arriving at the U.S.-Mexico Border Doubled From February to March

Officials at the U.S.-Mexico border saw a 100% increase in the number of migrant children arriving alone.

COVID-19 hasn
COVID-19 hasn't slowed global warming: Earth's carbon dioxide levels highest in over 3 million years, NOAA says

The level of carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere is now higher than it's been in at least 3.6 million years, federal scientists said Wednesday.

Nicola Sturgeon pledges to increase NHS activity to pre-pandemic levels
Nicola Sturgeon pledges to increase NHS activity to pre-pandemic levels

Half of all spending on frontline NHS care will go to GPs and community services if the SNP is re-elected in May, Nicola Sturgeon has pledged, as she...

Mobile phones should be banned in schools - Gavin Williamson
Mobile phones should be banned in schools - Gavin Williamson

Phones should not be used or seen during the school day, the education secretary says.

The public want more referendums to tell politicians what policies they want, poll reveals
The public want more referendums to tell politicians what policies they want, poll reveals

Britons want more referendums so they can dictate more policies to the politicians, a poll has found. Nearly a third (32 per cent) of Britons want...

Coral Gables mayoral candidates lob socialism, race attacks in final days of campaign
Coral Gables mayoral candidates lob socialism, race attacks in final days of campaign

A political strategy deployed effectively by Republicans in Florida's national and state elections has trickled into the Coral Gables mayoral race...

Florida officials are pumping the leaking Piney Point reservoir
Florida officials are pumping the leaking Piney Point reservoir's contaminated water into Tampa Bay, where it could cause even more problems

Florida officials said the reservoir water is not radioactive, but experts fear it could lead to deleterious algae blooms.

Her Uyghur friend disappeared. Now this Boston woman is on a mission to draw attention to China
Her Uyghur friend disappeared. Now this Boston woman is on a mission to draw attention to China's 'genocide'

In 2016, a doctor and medical researcher named Imamjan Ibrahim left Boston for Xinjiang, China, to visit his parents. He never returned.

Capitol Police Officer William Evans, killed in attack, will lie in honor at US Capitol
Capitol Police Officer William Evans, killed in attack, will lie in honor at US Capitol

Evans was an 18-year member of the force who served on the agency's First Responders Unit.

Tokyo Olympics: North Korea to skip Games over Covid-19 fears
Tokyo Olympics: North Korea to skip Games over Covid-19 fears

The announcement puts an end to Seoul's hopes of using the Games to engage with Pyongyang.

MPs to get vote on vaccine passports - and could defeat Government in Commons
MPs to get vote on vaccine passports - and could defeat Government in Commons

MPs will be given a vote on plans for vaccine passports before they are introduced, risking a Government defeat in the Commons, The Telegraph has learnt...

Air Force general says of Army
Air Force general says of Army's long range precision fires goal: 'It's stupid'

The head of Air Force Global Strike Command had some harsh words about the Army's plan to base long-range missiles in the Pacific.

7 officers were fired after Black man died in a Texas jail. His family says he was having a mental health crisis.
7 officers were fired after Black man died in a Texas jail. His family says he was having a mental health crisis.

Seven Texas detention officers were fired and one resigned after Marvin Scott III died in the Collin County jail.

At least 48 people killed in Taiwan train accident
At least 48 people killed in Taiwan train accident

At least 48 people died in Taiwan after a vehicle rolled down a hill and hit a passing train on Friday, causing it to partially derail outside a tunnel...

Representative Pramila Jayapal on How She is Pushing Biden to Be More Progressive and
Representative Pramila Jayapal on How She is Pushing Biden to Be More Progressive and 'Creating the Tipping Point' for Change

Jayapal plans to advocate for policies that will invest in America's poorest communities

Op-Ed: Why America
Op-Ed: Why America's record godlessness is good news for the nation

The secularization of U.S. society is continuing at a historic pace. Don't fear it, embrace it - it will only strengthen the moral fiber of America.

Town
Town's Water Contaminated With 'Forever Chemicals'

On a bitterly cold afternoon earlier this year, the Haw River in North Carolina was running high-its water a bright ocher, thanks to heavy rainfall and snow ...

Derek Chauvin trial: Paramedics say Floyd had no pulse when they arrived
Derek Chauvin trial: Paramedics say Floyd had no pulse when they arrived

Moving testimony at the trial of ex-policeman Derek Chauvin charged with killing George Floyd.

Biden doesn
Biden doesn't plan to revive SALT deduction, possibly losing key moderates

President Biden is unlikely to propose reinstating state and local tax deductions in his second tax-and-spending package despite pressure from several fellow...

Eastern Caribbean dollar goes digital, a help for unbanked

The Eastern Caribbean has created its own form of digital currency meant to help speed transactions and serve people without bank accounts. The Eastern...

Pelosi hopes to offer SALT relief in infrastructure package
Pelosi hopes to offer SALT relief in infrastructure package

The House speaker said she hopes that Democrats can ease the current cap on state and local tax deductions as part of a larger infrastructure package.

'Sad day for Boulder': Gunman kills 10 at Colorado supermarket, including police officer, in second US mass shooting in a week

The police officer who died was identified as Eric Talley, 51, an 11-year veteran who responded to the King Soopers during the shooting.

Miami
Miami's South Beach confronts disastrous spring break

Florida's famed South Beach is desperately seeking a new image. With more than 1,000 arrests and nearly 100 gun seizures already during this year's spring...

Donuts, weed, gift cards: Companies offer freebies for getting a COVID-19 vaccine
Donuts, weed, gift cards: Companies offer freebies for getting a COVID-19 vaccine

Krispy Kreme on Monday announced that it's launching a year-long promotion to give a free donut to anyone who's received a COVID-19 vaccine. Why it matters: ...

Woman of Asian descent assaulted in NYC on her way to protest anti-Asian violence
Woman of Asian descent assaulted in NYC on her way to protest anti-Asian violence

The woman's protest sign was destroyed and she was punched twice in the face as she walked through lower Manhattan, the New York City Police Department said.

'We will not let you take our voice from us': Rep. Meng responds to Republicans at hearing on anti-Asian discrimination

"Our community is bleeding. We are in pain. And for the last year, we've been screaming out for help," Rep. Grace Meng, D-N.Y., said.

White House press secretary Jen Psaki says there
White House press secretary Jen Psaki says there's 'no question' Trump's rhetoric about COVID-19 led to 'elevated threats' against Asian Americans

Her remarks come as authorities investigate two Atlanta-area massage-parlor shootings that killed 8, including 6 Asian women.

Driver in crash that killed mom and 3 kids due in court
Driver in crash that killed mom and 3 kids due in court

Daniel Canada, 35, faces four counts of intoxication manslaughter and one count of intoxication assault.

Donald Trump says he
Donald Trump says he's 'not a fan' of Meghan - and hopes she runs for US president in 2024

Donald Trump has said he is "not a fan" of the Duchess of Sussex but hopes she will run for US president in 2024 so he could run against her. Mr Trump...

UPDATED: Area schools will dismiss early Wednesday due to threat of severe weather

Mar. 16-Due to the threat of severe weather, the following schools will be dismissing early on Wednesday: - Calhoun County Schools will dismiss at noon...


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